Category: Diamond Rings
When it comes to choosing an engagement ring, there are a few main styles that jump to mind. The six-claw solitaire usually comes first, followed by the halo and the three-stone engagement ring. One other design that is creeping up in popularity is a variation of the halo engagement ring, the double halo.
The radiant cut, one of the beautiful fancy cut diamonds, is perfect as a centre stone. Its striking shape is reflective of the princess and emerald cut, but its brilliance has been taken from the sparkling round brilliant diamond.
No longer is the round brilliant diamond the only choice of cut for an engagement ring. Today, more and more women are turning their heads to alternative cuts and if there is any doubt that this trend is on the rise,
Every year we see celebrities embracing new styles of engagement rings. There are the likes of Scarlett Johansson and Mary Jane Olsen who love vintage designs and then there are those who love modern bling, designed to make a BIG statement; the Beyonce’s, Kim Kardashian’s and Mariah Carey’s of the world.
The Princess cut diamond was created in the 1970s, by Betzalel Ambar and Israel Itzkowitz, as an alternative to the round brilliant cut diamond. It is one of the most popular diamond shapes to rival the round brilliant diamond.
An engagement ring is the one piece of jewellery, over all others, where a little extra spent can be justified. If your “one and only” loves diamonds, precious gemstones and all the finer things in life, then win her heart over with a truly luxurious engagement ring.
Pippa Middleton, who famously upstaged her sister at the Royal wedding, has recently had her turn to walk down the aisle at her wedding to longtime partner, James Matthews.
Engagement rings come in all styles, from the traditional diamond solitaires, halos and three stone rings to unique designs featuring exquisite detailing and bold colours. Some styles grow from strength to strength, year after year, whilst other styles are a fresh take on the traditional engagement ring.
There are some who say that Princess cut diamond engagement rings make the most romantic choice and well, who can argue with a title like that? Agree or disagree, it is hard to deny that a princess diamond makes a striking choice for an engagement ring.
In the age of technology and social media, it is becoming the “norm” to announce your engagement to the world online. We usually keep the intimate phone calls for those that are closest to us, family and close friends, but to let our wider social community know of the wonderful news